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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 7:28:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 32%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 19:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 41' North, Longitude: 177° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.13 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.71 miWest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miSouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.4"1002.33 miWest0° 11' 43.8"13.43 miSouth1002.53 mi
24 hours348° 19' 17.6"806.14 miWest4° 49' 06.7"331.07 miSouth872.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaFri 7:28 AM562 km349 miles304 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 7:28 AM771 km479 miles416 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroFri 7:28 AM798 km496 miles431 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenFri 7:28 AM1269 km789 miles685 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 7:28 AM1363 km847 miles736 nmSouth S
FakaofoFri 8:28 AM1908 km1186 miles1030 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandFri 7:28 AM2091 km1300 miles1129 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalikirFri 6:28 AM2175 km1351 miles1174 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 9:28 AM2270 km1411 miles1226 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Suva *Fri 8:28 AM2416 km1501 miles1304 nmSouth S

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